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United States

United States Agriculture Stats

Definitions

  • Agricultural growth: Index of agricultural production in 1996 - 98 (1989 - 91 = 100)
  • Agricultural growth per capita: Net per capita agricultural production, expressed in International Dollars. Net means after deduction of feed and seed. International Dollars are calculated using the Geary-Khamis formula, which is designed to neutralize irrelevant exchange rate movements (more information on http://faostat3.fao.org/faostat-gateway/go/to/mes/glossary/*/E)
  • Agricultural land > Sq. km: Agricultural land (sq. km). Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops.
  • Agricultural land > Sq. km > Per capita: Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops." Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Agricultural land > Sq. km per 1000: Agricultural land (sq. km). Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors > Per capita: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 100 hectares of arable land: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 1000: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent: Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Agriculture, value added > Current US$: Agriculture, value added (current US$), including forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources.
  • Agriculture, value added > Current US$ per capita: Agriculture, value added (current US$). Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Arable land > Hectares: Arable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.
  • Arable land > Hectares > Per capita: Arable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Arable land > Hectares per 1000: Arable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Arable land > Hectares per capita: Arable land (hectares per person). Arable land (hectares per person) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.
  • Area > Rice: Land area under Rice, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Banana > Exports: Value of Bananas exported in million US dollars.
  • Banana > Exports > Per $ GDP: Value of Bananas exported in million US dollars. Per $ GDP figures expressed per $1 million of Gross Domestic Product.
  • Cereal yield > Kg per hectare: Cereal yield, measured as kilograms per hectare of harvested land, includes wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded."
  • Cotton > Exports: Exports of cotton 2003/2004
  • Cotton use: Domestic use of cotton 2003/2004
  • Crops > Beans > Coffee > Coffee production: Coffee production of each exporting country (in kg).
  • Cultivable land > Hectares: Cultivable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the Food and Agriculture Organisation as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Cultivable land > Hectares per person: Cultivable land (hectares per person) includes land defined by the Food and Agriculture Organisation as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Farm machinery > Tractors: Farm machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year.
  • Farm machinery > Tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land: Farm machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Farm workers: Agricultural employment shows the number of agricultural workers in the agricultural sector.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > 100 grams per hectare of arable land: Fertilizer consumption (100 grams per hectare of arable land) measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June). Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June).
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June). Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Fertilizer use: Average fertilizer use (kg per ha of cropland 2000). Fertilizer use, kilograms per hectare, is calculated by WRI by dividing the total fertilizer consumption, measured in kilograms of plant nutrient, by the total hectares of arable and permanent cropland. The measure of fertilizer consumption is an aggregate of nitrogenous, phosphate and potash fertilizers. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) collects data on fertilizer use through surveys distributed to participating governments. In addition, the Ad Hoc Working Party on Fertilizer Statistics works to improve geographic coverage of the data. Hectares of arable and permanent cropland are determined through a variety of means, including self-reporting from governments and FAO estimation methods.
  • Fertilizer use > Kg per ha of arable land: Fertilizer consumption (100 grams per hectare of arable land) measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Fertilizer use > Metric tons: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis."
  • Grains > Barley > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Barley stocks: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Coarse grain > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Coarse grain imports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Corn > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Corn > Consumption per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Grains > Oats > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Oats > Consumption per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Grains > Rice > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Rice > Consumption per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Grains > Rye > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Sorghum > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Wheat > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Wheat > Consumption per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Gross value added: Gross Value Added by agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing at current prices - US dollars.
  • Gross value added per capita: Gross Value Added by agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing at current prices - US dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Land > Arable land and Permanent crops: Arable land and Permanent crops.
  • Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent per 1000: Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent). Methane emissions are those stemming from human activities such as agriculture and from industrial methane production. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Olive oil > Annual per capita > Consumption: Per capita consumption of Olive Oil in some of the major Olive Oil consuming countries. The figures are for the year2005.
  • Permanent crops: Permanent crops in 2000.
  • Produce > Agricultural crop > Production: Crop production index shows agricultural production for each year relative to the base period 1999-2001. It includes all crops except fodder crops. Regional and income group aggregates for the FAO's production indexes are calculated from the underlying values in international dollars, normalized to the base period 1999-2001."
  • Produce > Banana > Imports: Value of banana imports in millions of US dollars
  • Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons: Cereal production (metric tons). Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded.
  • Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons per 1000: Cereal production (metric tons). Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cereal > Cereal yield > Kg per hectare: Cereal yield (kg per hectare). Includes wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded. The FAO allocates production data to the calendar year in which the bulk of the harvest took place. Most of a crop harvested near the end of a year will be used in the following year.
  • Produce > Cereal > Production: Average production of cereals (1999-2001). Average Production of Cereals refers to the amount of cereals produced in a given country or region each year. Data are reported in thousand metric tons. Cereals include wheat, barley, maize, rye, oats, millet, s
  • Produce > Corn > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Produce > Corn > Yield: Yield of Corn, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Cotton > Production: Production of cotton 2003/2004, in thousand bales.
  • Produce > Crop > Production index: Crop production index shows agricultural production for each year relative to the base period 1999-2001. It includes all crops except fodder crops. Regional and income group aggregates for the FAO's production indexes are calculated from the underlying values in international dollars, normalized to the base period 1999-2001.
  • Produce > Food > Production: Food production index covers food crops that are considered edible and that contain nutrients. Coffee and tea are excluded because, although edible, they have no nutritive value."
  • Produce > Food > Production index: Food production index covers food crops that are considered edible and that contain nutrients. Coffee and tea are excluded because, although edible, they have no nutritive value.
  • Produce > Live stock > Production index: Livestock production index includes meat and milk from all sources, dairy products such as cheese, and eggs, honey, raw silk, wool, and hides and skins."
  • Produce > Livestock > Production index: Livestock production index includes meat and milk from all sources, dairy products such as cheese, and eggs, honey, raw silk, wool, and hides and skins.
  • Produce > Meat > Production: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes
  • Produce > Meat > Production per million: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Rice > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Produce > Soybean > Production: Total production of Soybean, metric tons, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Soybean > Production per 1000: Total production of Soybean, metric tons, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Wheat > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Produce > Wheat > Yield: Yield of Wheat, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Products: Major agricultural crops and products
  • Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters: Renewable internal freshwater resources, total (billion cubic meters). Renewable internal freshwater resources flows refer to internal renewable resources (internal river flows and groundwater from rainfall) in the country.
  • Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters per million: Renewable internal freshwater resources, total (billion cubic meters). Renewable internal freshwater resources flows refer to internal renewable resources (internal river flows and groundwater from rainfall) in the country. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Rural population: Total population living in rural areas. Future estimates are from the UN Population Division.
  • Rural population per thousand people: Total population living in rural areas. Future estimates are from the UN Population Division. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Tractors: Number of tractors 2000. Number of tractors in use refers to the total number of wheeled and crawler tractors used in agriculture. Garden tractors are excluded.
  • Tractors per 1000: Number of tractors 2000. Number of tractors in use refers to the total number of wheeled and crawler tractors used in agriculture. Garden tractors are excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Value: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars."
  • Value added: Agriculture, value added (% of GDP). Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3.
  • Value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$: Agriculture value added per worker is a measure of agricultural productivity. Value added in agriculture measures the output of the agricultural sector (ISIC divisions 1-5) less the value of intermediate inputs. Agriculture comprises value added from forestry, hunting, and fishing as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars.
  • Water productivity, total > Constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal: Water productivity, total (constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal). Water productivity is calculated as GDP in constant prices divided by annual total water withdrawal. GDP (Gross domestic product) is the market value of all officially recognized final goods and services produced within a country in a year.
  • Wine > Wine > Production > > tonnes: Production of wine by country in the year 2007. Figures are in tonnes
  • Wine > Wine > Production > > tonnes per 1000: Production of wine by country in the year 2007. Figures are in tonnes. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Workers per hectare: Workers per hectare of cropland 2000. Agricultural labor intensity, number of workers per hectare shows the labor input intensity of agricultural systems. It is calculated by WRI by dividing the number of agricultural workers by the number of hectares of arable and permanent cropland. Values vary widely among countries according to labor scarcity, production technologies, costs of energy and machinery, etc.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Agricultural growth 107 2007 105th out of 204
Agricultural growth per capita 100 Int. $ 2007 93th out of 204
Agricultural land > Sq. km 4.11 million sq. km 2011 2nd out of 206
Agricultural land > Sq. km > Per capita 13.65 per 1,000 people 2007 36th out of 196
Agricultural land > Sq. km per 1000 13.2 sq. km 2011 36th out of 206
Agricultural machinery > Tractors 4.76 million 2003 1st out of 188
Agricultural machinery > Tractors > Per capita 16.37 per 1,000 people 2003 21st out of 188
Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 100 hectares of arable land 269.43 2003 52nd out of 186
Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 1000 16.41 2003 20th out of 184
Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 195,599.9 2010 4th out of 136
Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 632.34 2010 30th out of 136
Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 178,158.4 2010 2nd out of 136
Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 575.96 2010 21st out of 136
Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita 371.86$ per capita 2004 25th out of 152
Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP 12.49$ per $1,000 of GDP 2004 151st out of 158
Agriculture, value added > Current US$ $173.80 billion 2011 3rd out of 136
Agriculture, value added > Current US$ per capita $557.79 2011 25th out of 136
Arable land > Hectares 174.45 million hectares 2005 1st out of 75
Arable land > Hectares > Per capita 588.53 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005 5th out of 75
Arable land > Hectares per 1000 590.32 hectares 2005 5th out of 74
Arable land > Hectares per capita 0.514 2011 14th out of 204
Area > Rice 1.21 million 2004 14th out of 23
Banana > Exports $161.00 million 1998 7th out of 9
Banana > Exports > Per $ GDP $0.00 million per $1 million 1998 9th out of 9
Cereal yield > Kg per hectare 6,624.4 2008 11th out of 168
Cotton > Exports 12,000 thousand bales 2004 1st out of 109
Cotton use 6,400 thousand bales 2004 4th out of 109
Crops > Beans > Coffee > Coffee production 2.8 million kg 2014 39th out of 51
Cultivable land > Hectares 170.43 million 2007 1st out of 194
Cultivable land > Hectares per person 0.57 2007 10th out of 195
Farm machinery > Tractors 4.39 million 2007 2nd out of 186
Farm machinery > Tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land 257.58 2007 58th out of 184
Farm workers 2.67 million 2008 47th out of 194
Fertilizer > Consumption > 100 grams per hectare of arable land 1,096.63 100 g/ha of arable land 2002 59th out of 166
Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons 19.3 million metric tons 2002 2nd out of 166
Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000 67.1 metric tons 2002 6th out of 163
Fertilizer use 103.4 kg 2000 40th out of 138
Fertilizer use > Kg per ha of arable land 171.19 2007 43th out of 150
Fertilizer use > Metric tons 25.28 million 2006 2nd out of 139
Grains > Barley > Consumption 5,618 thousand metric tons 2004 6th out of 15
Grains > Barley stocks 2,012 thousand metric tons 2004 2nd out of 6
Grains > Coarse grain > Production 277,796 thousand metric tons 2004 1st out of 15
Grains > Coarse grain imports 2,700 thousand metric tons 2004 7th out of 35
Grains > Corn > Consumption 207,020 thousand metric tons 2004 1st out of 16
Grains > Corn > Consumption per million 707.02 thousand metric tons 2004 1st out of 15
Grains > Oats > Consumption 3,422 thousand metric tons 2004 2nd out of 14
Grains > Oats > Consumption per million 11.69 thousand metric tons 2004 8th out of 14
Grains > Rice > Consumption 3,882 thousand metric tons 2004 12th out of 17
Grains > Rice > Consumption per million 13.26 thousand metric tons 2004 16th out of 16
Grains > Rye > Consumption 331 thousand metric tons 2004 5th out of 13
Grains > Sorghum > Consumption 5,335 thousand metric tons 2004 4th out of 13
Grains > Wheat > Consumption 33,203 thousand metric tons 2004 4th out of 15
Grains > Wheat > Consumption per million 113.4 thousand metric tons 2004 11th out of 15
Gross value added 177.33 billion 2012 3rd out of 205
Gross value added per capita 564.9 2012 47th out of 202
Land > Arable land and Permanent crops 173.16 million ha 2007 1st out of 212
Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent per 1000 1.7 2010 36th out of 137
Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 983.05 2010 20th out of 137
Olive oil > Annual per capita > Consumption 0.56 2005
Permanent crops 2.05 million hectares 2000 17th out of 181
Produce > Agricultural crop > Production 109 2007 90th out of 186
Produce > Banana > Imports $1,389.00 million 1998 1st out of 9
Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons 356.96 million 2012 2nd out of 180
Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons per 1000 1,137.13 2012 6th out of 180
Produce > Cereal > Cereal yield > Kg per hectare 5,922.47 2012 20th out of 178
Produce > Cereal > Production 117 thousand metric tons 2001 57th out of 149
Produce > Corn > Production 259,273 thousand metric tons 2004 1st out of 17
Produce > Corn > Yield 8.93 2004 1st out of 21
Produce > Cotton > Production 17,559 2004 2nd out of 109
Produce > Crop > Production index 111.3% 2004 59th out of 181
Produce > Food > Production 109 2007 96th out of 189
Produce > Food > Production index 107.5% 2004 80th out of 181
Produce > Live stock > Production index 105 2007 112th out of 187
Produce > Livestock > Production index 102.3% 2004 110th out of 180
Produce > Meat > Production 35,085 thousand metric tons 2001 2nd out of 149
Produce > Meat > Production per million 123.12 thousand metric tons 2001 7th out of 149
Produce > Rice > Production 6,174 thousand metric tons 2004 11th out of 16
Produce > Soybean > Production 66.78 million 2004 1st out of 21
Produce > Soybean > Production per 1000 228.07 2004 4th out of 20
Produce > Wheat > Production 63,590 thousand metric tons 2004 3rd out of 17
Produce > Wheat > Yield 2.97 2004 9th out of 26
Products wheat, corn, other grains, fruits, vegetables, cotton; beef, pork, poultry, dairy products; fish; forest products 2010
Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters 2,818 2011 4th out of 176
Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters per million 9.04 2011 51st out of 176
Rural population 15,540 2030 170th out of 223
Rural population per thousand people 0.0658 2010 204th out of 215
Tractors 4.8 million 2000 1st out of 147
Tractors per 1000 17.01 2000 20th out of 146
Value 123.28 billion 2008 4th out of 137
Value added 1.63 2000 19th out of 21
Value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$ 39,125.76 constant 2000 US$ 2004 9th out of 151
Water productivity, total > Constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal $28.94 2011 61st out of 169
Wine > Wine > Production > > tonnes 2.25 million tonnes 2008 4th out of 24
Wine > Wine > Production > > tonnes per 1000 7.4 tonnes 2008 20th out of 24
Workers per hectare 0.05 2000 143th out of 148

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United States Agriculture Profiles (Subcategories)

Agricultural land 3 Fertilizer 4
Agricultural machinery 4 Fertilizer use 3
Agriculture 3 Grains 36
Arable land 5 Livestock 3
Area 26 Produce 115
Banana 4 Value added 10
Cultivable land 3 Wine 5